• 23 Tips For Success From Richard Branson
    Business Insider - Dec 16
    Richard Branson is the only entrepreneur to have built eight separate billion-dollar companies in eight different industries — and he did it all without a degree in business. "Had I pursued my education long enough to... Read »
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  • Richard Branson’s Plan For Submarine Trips Sink
    Daily Mail - Dec 16
    With a net worth of billions, there are plenty of things Sir Richard Branson can buy with his money. But his plans to explore the depths of the ocean have had to be put on hold, almost four years after the entrepreneur... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Richard Branson On How To Raise Money When You’re...
    Entrepreneur - Dec 15
    My friends and I came up with the name “Virgin” one day when we were 15 years old, sitting around in a basement. I was keen on the name “Slipped Disc” for our new music venture, but then one of my friends pointed out... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Take A Tour Of Richard Branson’s Ski Chalet
    Business Insider - Dec 12
    If you're looking to make a trip to the Swiss Alps this winter, consider a stay at Richard Branson's ski chalet. A property in the the Virgin Limited Edition collection, the Lodge is a nine-bedroom mansion that can be... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Best Business Books Of 2014
    Business Insider - Dec 10
    Whether you're looking for the perfect gift or to catch up on your reading, there were plenty of blockbuster business books in 2014. We've collected our favorites of the year — from billionaire Richard Branson's... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Richard Branson’s Virgin To Wade Into Cruise...
    Fortune - Dec 4
    Virgin Group, the investment vehicle of colorful British entrepreneur Richard Branson, is taking to the high seas, promising to upend the cruising industry with a cruise line business. Virgin Cruises, with the backing of... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Richard Branson On Handling The Competition
    Fortune - Dec 2
    If you want to be successful in business, you need to welcome your competition with open arms — just don’t let them walk all over you. Strike the right balance between respecting your rivals and focusing on how you can... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Richard Branson On Sticking Together In Times Of...
    Entrepreneur - Nov 25
    I have often said that a company is simply a group of people, and that the most important part of any business is its people. At Virgin Galactic, our space tourism venture, this has never been truer -- especially in the days... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • 17 Executives Share Their Favorite Interview Question
    Business Insider - Nov 24
    Interview questions like, "What's your biggest strength?" and, "What's you biggest weakness?" aren't as telling as they seem. That's probably why most savvy CEOs and executives steer clear of these cliché queries and... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Richard Branson On How To Get Done What Matters Most
    Inc - Nov 19
    Have you ever felt overwhelmed by the blizzard of conflicting priorities at home and the office? Who hasn't? As a founding partner to Richard Branson's Entrepreneurship Centres, I'm amazed at the billionaire's uncanny talent... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Richard Branson On How To Be Your Own Boss
    Entrepreneur - Nov 18
    I have been lucky enough to be my own boss since leaving school at age 16, so I’ve never faced the decision of whether to leave a day job. But at Virgin we’ve started hundreds of businesses, so I know that turning an... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Richard Branson Clears Up Led Zeppelin Rumors
    CNN - Nov 14
    Robert Plant has called reports of a Led Zeppelin tour "rubbish," and now Richard Branson is doing the same. On his blog Wednesday, the Virgin Group founder said he's "dazed and confused" by rumors that he offered an $800... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Why Oracle Founder Larry Ellison Needs To Have The...
    Business Insider - Nov 10
    When Charlie Rose asked Oracle CTO and former CEO Larry Ellison last year why he had to win the America's Cup yacht race for the second time in a row, Ellison replied, "It's funny, because I realized after losing twice that... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Richard Branson’s Top 10 Tips For Succeeding At...
    Fortune - Nov 10
    Here are Richard Branson’s top 10 tips for achieving success in business. Read »
    1 month ago
  • How Richard Branson Became An Entrepreneur By Mistake
    Inc - Nov 5
    Sir Richard Branson has become an icon of entrepreneurship around the world, but the Virgin founder believes it all started by mistake. "Like a lot of entrepreneurs, I was never thinking that I was going to become a... Read »
    1 month ago